As kids get prepared for the final months of the school year, several parents are pondering about what they can do to fixate their kids with for the summer. How about a zombie survival camp?
The first ever zombie survival camp will available to the public in Portland, Oregon where actors portray real-life zombies while campers will be trained in the best way to dispose of them. The aim of the camp is to blend fun with significant skills. Groups of campers partake in an assortment of movie-inspired zombie settings throughout a 2 day course. Instructors teach campers combat skills such as throwing axes, using a sword, constructing an outdoor fire and acquiring shelter.
The zombie craze has become enormously popular in western pop culture with many movies (28 Days Later, Shaun of the Dead, Zombieland, Resident Evil), books (World War Z, The Zombie Survival Guide) and television series (The Walking Dead) surfacing.
Why do individuals love zombies so much? People love the thought of the world existing in complete anarchy. Civilization must survive in small groups and trust each other in order to survive the epidemic. Unlike vampires and werewolves, zombies appear less mythological since they are the closest to humans – resurrected dead corpses.
So once the apocalyptic epidemic begins changing people into zombies, will your kids be prepared?